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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

Fuel Oil Barge (Self-propelled):
  • Built 1924, location unknown, as the Self-propelled Fuel Oil Barge SS Aurora
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Acquired by the US Navy, 26 July 1942 in Brazil
  • Placed in service as YO-138 in 1942
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Disposed of in 1947
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 330 t.
    Length 140' 6"
    Beam 27' 6"
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Cargo Capacity unknown
    Armament unknown
    one Diesel engine
    single propeller 250shp
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    There is no DANFS history record for YO-138 available at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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